Iran, Chile stress enhancing all-out ties
Tehran, Aug 28, Iranian parliament (Majlis) vice speaker and Chile senate speaker in a meeting on Monday underlined elevation of all-out relations.
Majlis supports increase of all-out ties with Chile in particular the academic and scientific cooperation with the country, Iran parliament Vice Speaker Masoud Pezeshkian said in a meeting with the Chile Senate speaker Guido Girardi.
Elsewhere in his remarks, he referred to the US hostile actions against independent states, and said nations' steadfastness against the White House oppressive policies caused defeat of the US.
'Iran has always pursued peace and global security and peaceful use of new technologies and never wanted to gain access to nuclear weapons,' the MP said.
Chile senate speaker, for his part, called for boost of cooperation with Islamic Republic in all areas, particularly in the cultural, scientific and technological fields.
'Chile is interested in improvement of ties with Iran as a stable country of the region,' he said.
The official also called for increase of consultations between the two states' parliaments.
Translator: Hamdollah Emadi Heydari
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency